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Soldier/Citizen

Bagrut Lochamim

Directed by Silvina Landsmann
Israel, 2012
Documentary

Synopsis

Towards the end of their military service, young Israelis are given another chance to obtain a school-leaving certificate if needed. For three consecutive weeks, civic education is the order of the day. In uniform and with their guns always within reach, the students begin discussion.

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Soldier/Citizen Directed by Silvina Landsmann

What are people saying?

  • Andre Rehal's rating of the film Soldier/Citizen

    Combat soldiers in a high school civics class made for an engaging concept from the start. The classroom dynamics and the conversations had over the 3 week course give a very interesting perspective of those who have just returned from the front lines. However, I wished the film was expanded a bit more outside of the classroom to give more background on all of the characters featured.